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THE MOLE (NMN 22)
Written by Kenneth Mellanby.
Stock no. 1320817
Published by Collins. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Monograph series. Perhaps the most engaging of all our wild animals, an account of the mole's natural history written with charm and clarity. Green cloth. 18 b/w photos and 35 text figures. 159 pages includes index. ISBN: 0002131455. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Evidence of removal of a small label to front pastedown (glue residue?). Small/light crease to top corner of front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and worn with some slight foxing on verso.

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THE RUBADUB MYSTERY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 1320754
Published by Collins. 1st 1952. Good condition.

A seaside holiday at a queer old inn with strange and unusual guests... Another exciting mystery-adventure book. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Top edge red. Spine and corners bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Textblock grubby and foxed. Joints cracked.

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SHADOW THE SHEEP-DOG
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 1320738
Published by Collins. 1954. Very good condition.

Seagull Library Edition. Blue boards, silver title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. 256 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some fading to spine. Page browning to prelims and last text page.

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MY FIRST BOOK OF FABLES
No author listed. Illustrated by Arthur Mansbridge.
Stock no. 2134473
Published by Collins. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations througout. Light foxing to outer page edges and endpapers. Front pastedown starting to lift from the front board. Wrapper is torn to top of spine, with a bit of loss; grubby marks to rear panel.

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THE SPECKLEDY HEN
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by Margaret Tempest.
Stock no. 2134372
Published by Collins. 6th 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Peach pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 63 pages. A few knocks to corners. Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine; name to top of front panel; a few small edge-tears/nicks.

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WALT DISNEY'S SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Walt Disney.
Stock no. 1320525
Published by Collins. Good condition.

Pictorial front board shows Snow White looking upon the seven dwarfs with a castle in the background. Cloth spine. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Brown and white pictorial endpapers. 79 pages. Covers are edge worn. Spine bumped. Some grubby fingermarks to margins.

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MOSSES & LIVERWORTS (NN 97)
Written by Ron Porley; Nick Hodgetts.
Stock no. 1320405
Published by Collins. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist Series. Green cloth. 179 colour and b/w photographs. ISBN: 0002202123. Still in original shrinkwrap with minimal bumping at top of spine. Shrinkwrap has a small tear at lower front corner.

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THE NEW FOREST (NN 73)
Written by Colin R. Tubbs.
Stock no. 1821263
Published by Collins. 1988. Very good condition.

New Naturalist series. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0002193701. Reprint. Spine lightly creased, edges of covers lightly rubbed. Joints cracked (glued binding dry). One hinge pulled but binding tight.

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LISA GOES TO RUSSIA
Written by Noel Streatfeild. Illustrated by Geraldine Spence.
Stock no. 1320382
Published by Collins. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

A delightful picture of life for ordinary Russian people. Pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 160 pages. F'cap 4to. SIGNED by the author by means of an inscription at top margin of frontis. Spine bumped. Light foxing, mainly at textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn, creased and torn.

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EPAMINONDAS TRIES TO BE BRAVE
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1320099
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The lovable piccaninny once more runs into trouble. Small format. Orange pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Covers bright and clean. Foxing to contents and textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with foxing on verso.

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EPAMINONDAS AND THE LETTUCES
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1320098
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Lettuces are the cause of the lovable little piccaninny's downfall this time. Brown pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Covers are slightly edge worn. The glue has dried under the front pastedown causing it to become part-detached. Some foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn, faded to spine and has a small spot to front panel.

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EPAMINONDAS AND THE EGGS
Written by Constance Egan. Illustrated by A.E. Kennedy.
Stock no. 1320097
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The brain-scattered piccaninny makes another appearance buying eggs for his Mammy, with results that can easily be foreseen. Green boards with white titles, colour picture to front. Pictorial endpapers. Simple colour illustrations. 62 pages. 5.5 x 4.5". Spine and corners slightly bumped, cover edges lightly rubbed. Book leans to one side a little. Foxing to contents and page browning to endpapers. Dustwrapper is foxed and is edge worn with tear to base of spine.

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